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    Sale 5428

    Travel, Science & Natural History

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 449

    WATHEN, James. Journal of a Voyage, in 1811 and 1812, to Madras and China; returning by the Cape of Good Hope and St. Helena. London: for J. Nichols, son and Bentley; Black, Parry & Co., 1814. 4° (265 x 216mm). 24 hand-coloured aquatints (text lightly spotted throughout, margins of plates very lightly browned). Contemporary calf (front cover detached, joints broken on rear cover but cords firmly holding, marks of adhesive tape on covers along joints, rubbed and scuffed). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 517; Gay 1063.

    Price Realised  

    WATHEN, James. Journal of a Voyage, in 1811 and 1812, to Madras and China; returning by the Cape of Good Hope and St. Helena. London: for J. Nichols, son and Bentley; Black, Parry & Co., 1814. 4° (265 x 216mm). 24 hand-coloured aquatints (text lightly spotted throughout, margins of plates very lightly browned). Contemporary calf (front cover detached, joints broken on rear cover but cords firmly holding, marks of adhesive tape on covers along joints, rubbed and scuffed). FIRST EDITION. Abbey Travel 517; Gay 1063.


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